Knicks Midnight Madness on MSG Network
Home of the Knicks to Telecast 60-minute Versions of the Best of Carmelo Anthony's Games
at Midnight Every Night Through December 27
New York, NY (December 7, 2011) - Starting tonight, MSG Network will telecast a "Knicks In 60" of the best games from the 2010-11 New York Knicks season after the team's acquisition of All-Star Carmelo Anthony at midnight every night through Tuesday, December 27.
"Knicks In 60" is an hour-long cut-down version of a game telecast that features the most important parts of the matchup. Tonight's "Knicks In 60" is from February 23, 2011 when Anthony made his Knicks debut. New York defeated the Milwaukee Bucks at Madison Square Garden as Anthony scored 27 points and collected 10 rebounds.
Below is a list of the 12 games that will be included in the special midnight programming:
February 23, 2011 (vs. Milwaukee) – Anthony scores 27 points in Knicks debut
February 27, 2011 (at Miami) – Anthony scores 29 points and the Knicks win with a key block by Amar'e Stoudemire in the closing seconds
March 2, 2011 (vs. New Orleans) – Anthony nets 22 points in 29 minutes and holds Chris Paul to four points
March 9, 2011 (at Memphis) – Anthony hits a game-winning jumper
March 28, 2011 (vs. Orlando) – Anthony scores a game-high 39 points
March 30, 2011 (vs. New Jersey) – The second of back-to-back game-high 39-point games for Anthony
April 3, 2011 (vs. Cleveland) – Stoudemire scores 28 and Anthony goes for 25 in win
April 5, 2011 (vs. Toronto) – Anthony scores 23 points in blowout
April 6, 2011 (at Philadelphia) – Anthony scores 31 points and grabs 11 boards in road win
April 8, 2011 (at New Jersey) – 25 points and 14 rebounds from Anthony as the Knicks clinch a winning season record
April 10, 2011 (at Indiana) – Anthony hits the game-winner and has a game-saving block
April 19, 2011 (at Boston, Game 2 of Eastern Conference Quarterfinals) – Anthony has his best game as a Knick with 42 points and 17 rebounds
For more information and additional video content, visit www.msg.com/knicks.
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